Asked in Planetary Science
What point of the planet is closest too the sun?
June 03, 2011 11:28AM
The 'equator' is closest to the sun. 0 degees. at the spring or fall equinox is the closest point to the sun at those respective times.
However, the closest a planet gets to the sun is the Perihelion.
It depends what is meant by "the closest point to the sun" really means.